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air front

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

In air operations, the approximate line along which contact between friendly and enemy aircraft is expected.

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air front

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

In air operations, the approximate line along which contact between friendly and enemy aircraft is expected.

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air front

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 18 words.

in air operations, the approximate line along which contact between friendly and enemy aircraft is expected.

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Association of First- and Second-Generation Air Bags with Front Occupant Death in Car Crashes: A Matched Cohort Study

Carin M. Olson, Peter Cummings and Frederick P. Rivara.

in American Journal of Epidemiology

July 2006; p ublished online June 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 5485 words.

First-generation air bags entail a decreased risk of death for most front seat occupants in car crashes but an increased risk for children. Second-generation air bags were developed to...

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The Fine Art of Friendship: Jus in Bello in Afghanistan

Robert Cryer.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

April 2002; p ublished online April 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 0 words.

The armed conflicts in Afghanistan have been surrounded by an almost unprecedented level of public debate relating to the law of armed conflict. This article seeks to provide an assessment...

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warm front

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 18 words.

An advancing *front with warmer air behind it. Contrast cold front. See also front; frontal lifting.

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bidental

P. H. Matthews.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Linguistics. 11 words.

(Consonant) produced by air passing through the closed front teeth.

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bidental

P. H. Matthews.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Linguistics. 13 words.

(Consonant) produced by air passing through the closed front teeth.

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frontal inversion

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 30 words.

A temperature *inversion that develops above a *front when warm air lies above cold air, the front forming

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ana‐front

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 36 words.

A weather *front in the atmosphere, along which warmer air rises rapidly over a layer of cold air. Ana‐fronts

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frontal inversion

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 30 words.

A temperature *inversion that develops above a *front when warm air lies above cold air, the front forming

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warm front

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 17 words.

An advancing *front with warmer air behind it. Contrast cold front. See also frontal lifting.

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cold front

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 33 words.

A frontal boundary between two *air masses that advances with the air behind the front cooler than the air

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frontal lifting

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 44 words.

The forced ascent of warmer air over cooler, denser air. Frontal lifting occurs at a *front when cold air

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frontal lifting

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 44 words.

The forced ascent of warmer air over cooler, denser air. Frontal lifting occurs at a *front when cold air

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cold front

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 33 words.

A frontal boundary between two *air masses that advances with the air behind the front cooler than the air

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frontal lifting

Storm Dunlop.

in A Dictionary of Weather

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Environmental Science. 34 words.

The forced ascent of the warmer air when two air masses converge at a front (or when one air mass

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warm front

Storm Dunlop.

in A Dictionary of Weather

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Environmental Science. 103 words.

A front between two air masses, where the warmer air is advancing, and replacing the cold air at the

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weather fronts

Charles N. Duncan.

in The Oxford Companion to the Earth

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 1521 words.

Weather fronts are the boundaries between two different air masses. An air mass is a very large body of air

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occluded front

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 29 words.

The composite front formed when a warm front and the sector of warm air behind it is lifted and overtaken

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occluded front

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 29 words.

The composite front formed when a *warm front and the sector of warm air behind it are lifted and

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